Dept. of M&I announces new "Excellence in Research" award

Dept. of M&I announces new "Excellence in Research" award

The Department of Microbiology & Immunology chairman, Dr. Nejat Egilmez has announced that he is instituting a new "Excellence in Research" award directed toward the students in the M&I graduate program. This award is designed to recognize individuals who successfully compete for national fellowships. M&I students who qualify will receive a certificate and a check in the amount of $1,000.00 in recognition of their achievement. To qualify, the M&I student has to be in good standing in the M&I graduate program and receive a fellowship that will cover their stipend for at least 2 years. All federal, state and private fellowship programs are eligible.  M&I faculty members are encouraged to assist their students in identifying such programs and guide them through the application process.